Kansas City Christian School Association

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Kansas City Christian is a PreK-12 school in Prairie Village, Kansas that offers a Christ-centered learning environment where students experience the transformational love of God and grow in their faith in the context of education. Through academic excellence, solid biblical teaching, fellowship and mentoring, students are prepared to hear and respond to God's call in their lives, sharing His Truth and love wherever they go.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Kansas City Christian School
4801 W. 79th St.
Prairie Village, KS 66208

Website: kcchristianschool.org

Phone: 913-648-5227

Email: [email protected]

Organization details

EIN: 480623381

CEO/President: Todd Zylstra

Chairman: Eric Buresh

Board size: 10

Founder: ten Kansas City families

Ruling year: 1963

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 06/30

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2000


Purpose: To transform the lives of those we serve by teaching them to faithfully follow Jesus and equipping them to impact the world with intellect, intention, love and service.

Mission statement

Vision: To be a vibrant, Christ-centered community where students develop a solid biblical worldview, grow in authentic relationships with Jesus, and step boldly into His purpose and perfect will for their lives.

Statement of faith

Our vision scripture is the main scriptural lens through which God is calling us to serve. This verse will be the main filter for which Kansas City Christian will accomplish God's calling and holy purpose for the school: infusing a biblical worldview and a passion for Jesus Christ into an excellent academic program.

"Do not conform to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind. Then you will be able to test and approve what God's will is- His good, pleasing and perfect will." [ROMANS 12:2] NIV

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: K-12 Schools/Academies

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating146 of 107412 of 48
Fund acquisition rating40 of 107515 of 48
Resource allocation rating556 of 107533 of 48
Asset utilization rating231 of 107410 of 48

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$24,744$28,699$64,593$54,686$46,888
Short-term investments$14,241$10,946$11,673$11,246$10,000
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$979,992$1,055,642$493,550$2,278,913$878,553
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$6,823,412$6,666,807$6,660,212$3,533,591$2,230,208
Other long-term assets$431,800$431,800$428,900$0$0
Total long-term assets$7,255,212$7,098,607$7,089,112$3,533,591$2,230,208
Total assets$8,235,204$8,154,249$7,582,662$5,812,504$3,108,761
Payables and accrued expenses$218,276$325,630$276,033$850,616$215,037
Other current liabilities$454,945$312,504$393,874$386,298$377,813
Total current liabilities$673,221$638,134$669,907$1,236,914$592,850
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$9,475$13,145$14,743$13,749$11,533
Total long-term liabilities$2,860,043$3,360,034$2,967,199$2,341,179$1,760,516
Total liabilities$3,533,264$3,998,168$3,637,106$3,578,093$2,353,366
Net assets20212020201920182017
Without donor restrictions$4,223,406$3,634,030$3,512,052$886,283($66,671)
With donor restrictions$478,534$522,051$433,504$1,348,128$822,066
Net assets$4,701,940$4,156,081$3,945,556$2,234,411$755,395
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$1,448,684$1,151,074$2,653,178$2,111,931$1,425,602
Program service revenue$4,057,060$3,755,286$3,997,096$3,982,036$3,833,701
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$748$171$734$286($15,047)
Other revenue$19,347($30)($4,135)($4,170)$7,500
Total other revenue$4,077,155$3,755,427$3,993,695$3,978,152$3,826,154
Total revenue$5,525,839$4,906,501$6,646,873$6,090,083$5,251,756
Program services$3,977,290$3,736,005$3,954,712$3,767,842$3,770,878
Management and general$903,689$855,096$885,633$790,008$779,284
Total expenses$4,983,275$4,695,249$4,936,155$4,612,313$4,606,732
Change in net assets20212020201920182017
Surplus (deficit)$542,564$211,252$1,710,718$1,477,770$645,024
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$542,564$211,252$1,710,718$1,477,770$645,024


Todd ZylstraHead of School$107,746
Susan WattersonController$63,263

Compensation data as of: 6/30/2020

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